Folens GCSE Health and Social Care: Double Award

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Folens Limited, 2003 - Health education (Secondary) - 282 pages
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A colourful student-friendly textbook covering all three Units required for all awarding bodies for the new GCSE in Health and Social Care: Health Social Care & Early Years Provision, Promoting Health & Wellbeing and Understanding Personal Development and Relationships. Included are case studies and activities, plus in-text questions to check students' understanding, all written in a straightforward way for students across the full ability range. An accompanying teacher support pack, providing background material and resources on all aspects of the course, including specific tests for each awarding body (OCR, Edexcel and AQA), is also available.
 

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Contents

About the course
Care needs of
Services supporting our needs 11
TYPES OF CARE SERVICES 18
The voluntary sector 29
Informal carers 40
At the beginning
How people gain access to services 44
Genetics and inherited diseases 125
Has societys view of drugtaking changed in the last five years?
Sexually transmitted diseases 140
Social class and poverty 146
HEALTH PROMOTION
Understanding personal
Answering these
FACTORS THAT AFFECT GROWTH

THE MAIN JOBS IN HEALTH SOCIAL CARE
Care workers in social care roles 63
Getting started
Promoting health and wellbeing
Key words are shown
Personal health needs 96
FACTORS AND RISKS AFFECTING
Eating a healthy balanced diet 109
Supportive relationships and good health 118
EFFECTS OF RELATIONSHIPS
Hebbi has been a nurse at the same hospital for 20 years She used to enjoy her working in health
The effects of positive
THE EFFECTS OF LIFE EVENTS
Appendix
Care values and principles of
Word check Friendships support our need to have companionship and boost our self
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